horrific

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adjective hor·rif·ic \hȯ-ˈri-fik, hä-\

Definition of horrific

  1. :  having the power to horrify a horrific account of the tragedy

horrifically

play \hȯ-ˈri-fi-k(ə-)lē, hä-\ adverb

Examples of horrific in a sentence

  1. horrific images of torture that shocked the conscience of the world

1653

First Known Use of horrific

1653


HORRIFIC Defined for English Language Learners

horrific

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adjective hor·rif·ic \hȯ-ˈri-fik, hä-\

Definition of horrific for English Language Learners

  • : causing horror or shock



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